Dr. K.C. Gies, DC, is dedicated to providing patients with an individualized and whole approach to health. Her process begins by meeting each patient where they are as the starting point, and moving forward together setting reasonable goals and mutual intentions towards advancing their health. Most importantly, her process includes a genuine collaboration with each patient. As a board-certified and licensed chiropractic physician, Dr. Gies is trained in the evaluation, diagnosis and natural management of human ailments. She graduated from National University of Health Sciences as a Doctor of Chiropractic and has pursued over 300 hours of additional clinical training and certifications in the areas of nutrition, acupuncture and natural therapies for family and pediatric care. This background allows patients to confidently explore various natural options in their health journey. She completed her undergraduate studies at Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, IN where she earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in both Communicative Disorders and Psychology. During this time, she worked as a research assistant at the University of Notre Dame in the Family Studies Center, affiliated with the Notre Dame Center for Children and Families. Dr. Gies has developed special interests in hormonal imbalance, gastrointestinal conditions, detoxification support, nutritional and micronutrient therapies, lifestyle and self-care practices and health maintenance.